neuromuscular blocking agent n.
Any of various compounds, such as curare, that compete with neurotransmitters for nerve cell receptor sites, thus preventing the contraction of skeletal muscles.
|neuromuscular blocking agent|
|a substance that interferes with the neural transmission between motor neurons and skeletal muscles|
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